February 2018

Platelet Rich Plasma for Hamstring Tendinopathy

By | February 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Chronic hamstring tendon pain can be a very serious problem for athletes and other active adults. The hamstring muscles are the muscles in the back of the thigh that allow [...]

January 2018

Understanding Chronic Pain

By | January 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|

A number of factors play a role in the experience of chronic pain. It may be helpful to go over a few important concepts to conceptualize the complicated nature of [...]

November 2017

Can Bone Marrow Heal Tissues?

By | November 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What is in your bone marrow? What types of stem cells are in your bone marrow? Are there other cells? Why do we like it better than fat for helping [...]

Patients should beware of stem cell quackery

By | November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Regenerative medicine offers exciting advancements in the treatment of many diseases — especially musculoskeletal and orthopedic conditions. Popularly referred to as “stem cell treatments," legitimate regenerative medicine uses the patient's [...]

Platelet Rich Plasma for Achilles Injuries

By | November 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

  The Achilles tendon is one of the longer tendons in your body, stretching from the bones of your heel to your calf muscles. It is a relatively thick, springy [...]

October 2017

How Bone Marrow Can Heal Orthopedic Injuries

By | October 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What is in your bone marrow? What types of stem cells are in your bone marrow? Are there other cells? Why do we like it better than fat for helping [...]

June 2016

The Knee Owner’s Guide to Knee Pain

By | June 16th, 2016|Health Tips|

The Knee Owner’s Guide to Knee Pain Most people will experience an episode of knee pain sometime in their life. Usually, these episodes are temporary and related to transient increases [...]

Making Joints Last Longer—Top 5 Tips for Maintaining Joint Health

By | June 14th, 2016|Health Tips|

Making Joints Last Longer Our Top 5 Tips for Maintaining Joint Health Joint health is more than just avoiding injuries. And, our joints are more than just bones. Our bones, [...]

January 2016

Is PRP an Effective Treatment for Temporomandibular Joint Pain?

By | January 20th, 2016|Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25882438 The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the joint that connects your jaw to your skull. When this joint is injured or damaged, it can lead to a disorder called temporomandibular [...]

November 2015

Platelet Rich Plasma Injections For Chronic Pain Relief May Help You Avoid Surgery

By | November 15th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Dr David Russo with Columbia Pain Management talks about the use of platelet rich plasma injections for chronic pain relief. Stem Cell Therapy can help patient heal faster and have [...]